Refreshing on Expedition Software

One of the “problems” of not being a full-time professional sailor is you just don’t get out there enough to use all of the tools and stay fresh and current on them… ¬†I’m working to refresh myself on how to use Expedition and all of it’s amazing features. ¬†Actually not all, that won’t ever happen…but the BIG important ones like:

1) Basic Navigation
2) Strip Charting
3) Grib importing and interpreting
4) Loading base polars and using in conjunction with GRIBS for Optimal Routing.
5) Importing Geo-referenced images of the Gulf Stream
6) Loading a current GRIB to interact with the weather and polars for proper Optimal Routing.

And that’s just the basics 0-:

Here is a little video of me having some basic success: